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Place Meltham
S Bartholomew
Grid Ref SE099106
Lat, Long 53.59216, -1.85157 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode HD9 5NN
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Lieutenancy area West Yorkshire
Country England
Diocese Leeds
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 3342 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 | Supply Details
Overhauled 2014 by John Taylor & Co
1936 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 1936
Tenor 12-2-22 (1422lb or 645kg) in F (688.0Hz)
Frames 2 (see below)
Practice Thu 19:00
Additional information The ringing bells form part of a 10-bell chime
Affiliation Yorkshire Association


Meltham, West Yorkshire
S Bartholomew
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-3-18 1156.0 D 31.25" 1835† W & J Taylor R
2 5-2-21 1029.5 C 32.00" 1835† W & J Taylor R
3 6-1-17 918.0 B♭ 34.38" 1835† W & J Taylor R
4 7-1-10 866.0 A 36.50" 1835† W & J Taylor R
5 9-0-19 772.0 G 39.25" 1835† W & J Taylor R
6 12-2-22 688.0 F 43.75" 1835† W & J Taylor R
c1 1-3-24 1543.0 G 21.00" 1936 John Taylor & Co F
c2 2-1-24 1375.0 F 23.00" 1936 John Taylor & Co F
c3 2-3-23 1298.0 E 24.50" 1936 John Taylor & Co F
c3b 3-1-22 1224.0 E♭ 26.00" 1936 John Taylor & Co F
Source: GAD NBR; D Greenwood; CBC; A Higson; JT website(node 77)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 29/10/2015


Meltham, West Yorkshire
S Bartholomew
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1936 Steel & cast iron John Taylor & Co
8 c1,c2,c3,c3b 1879 Timber Gillett & Bland
Contributed by: Andrew Aspland; Andrew Higson
Last updated: 29/10/2015